OLD POST FILES • 032114
Published 12:30 pm Friday, March 21, 2014
70 Years Ago: 1944
Mr. and Mrs. A.F. Leist recently celebrated their 42nd wedding anniversary.
60 Years Ago: 1954
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Lt. and Mrs. Fred Bayley announce the birth of a son, Frederick. • Services are held for Mrs. W.K. McLaurin.
50 Years Ago: 1964
Mr. and Mrs. James Cain announce the birth of a daughter, Sandra.
40 Years Ago: 1974
Virgil Copeland Jr. celebrates his fourth birthday.
30 Years Ago: 1984
Shareena Janiece Ellis celebrates her first birthday. • Dr. Jennifer Hicks speaks at Jackson Street M.B. Church.
20 Years Ago: 1994
Vicksburg’s new computer record system for the police and fire departments and the emergency medical service should be operating in six weeks to two months.
10 Years Ago: 2004
The downtown residence where the Confederate commander of Vicksburg made the decision to surrender the city is in federal hands.